(112 Episodes) The Story of Myrt & Marge Debuting on CBS the evening of November 02, 1931, "The Story of Myrt & Marge" (aka "Myrt & Marge") was a popular OTR soap opera/serial drama. The storylines for this continuing drama surrounded the lives and escapades of two chorus girls, Myrt & Marge. As a result of its overwhelming popularity with the household women, January 04, 1937, Myrt & Marge was moved from its evening time-slot, to daytime drama,... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Old Time Radio, Soap Opera, Serial Drama, Myrt & Marge
(88 Episodes) "Pepper Young's Family" With its 1932 introduction as an evening drama (under the name of Red Adams and later Red Davis, Forever Young), "Pepper Young's Family" piloted on NBC Radio, January 13, 1936 and lasted on air until 1959. A production on Nana Radio, "Pepper Young's Family was narrated by Lee Stevens and sponsored by: Beech-Nut Gum & Camay Soap. * def gp ddh Topics: Old Time Radio, OTR Serial Drama, OTR Soap Opera, OTR Continuing Drama. Pepper Young's Family
(40 Episodes) "One Man's Family" Created by Carlton E. Morse, "One Man's Family" was heard for nearly 3 decades (1932 to 1959), making it the longest running, uninterrupted serial, in the history of American Radio. One Man's Family debuted as a radio series on April 29, 1932 in Los Angeles, Seattle and San Francisco, moving to the full West Coast NBC network the following month, sponsored by Snowdrift and Wesson Oil. May 17, 1933, it expanded to the full coast-to-coast NBC... ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Old Time Radio, OTR Soap Opera, OTR Serial Drama, One Man's Family
(175 Episodes) "Dr. Christian," was broadcast by CBS every Sunday from Nov 07, 1938 thru January 06,1950. It was a soap opera, but not your every day soap opera. This soap opera played like a serial drama (as each episode was complete), but to keep listeners abreast of the 'goings-on', past activity was referred to within other episodes, as was/is done with all other soap operas. Dr. Christian was portrayed by Jean Hersholt; you may recall that Jean also played Shirley Temple's... ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Old Time Radio, Dr_Christian, Dr Christian, Dr. Christian, DrChristian, OTR Soap Opera, OTR Serial...